Do you truly practice the meaning of friendship? What is a friendship? The philosopher Aristotle said, “In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. They keep the young out of mischief; they comfort and aid the old in their weakness, and they incite those in the ... Views: 15
Do you truly practice the meaning of friendship? What is a friendship? The philosopher Aristotle said, “In poverty and other misfortunes of life, true friends are a sure refuge. They keep the young out of mischief; they comfort and aid the old in their weakness, and they incite those in the ... Views: 11
Dear Dr. Romance:
I'm not sure if you're willing or able to help, but I've been looking online for a solution to my problem for a while now. As of yet, I've come up empty handed. My situation is that I'm 21 years old and haven't spoken to my maternal grandparents ... Views: 18
If one was to think about what their friends are like, they could start to think about how they accept them for who they are. It is then not going to be necessary for them to play a role, and it could be said that this is how it should be.
The alternative would be for one to be in a ... Views: 18
In any relationship, there is always a possibility to become boring regardless of how long you have been. If you don’t spend some time and effort overcoming the rough patches of your love life, the romance can easily leave your relationship indefinitely. Use below the following 10 suggestions to ... Views: 30
Long Distance Relationship
Many believe that long distance relationships are never going to work out. Long-distance relationship may be tough, things could get complicated. There will be moments in which it feels like every bone in your body aches. Do not even begin a long distance relationship ... Views: 26
Have you ever felt like you are doing more to help your partner then they are to help themselves? Sometimes it just seems easier to take control and get things done on your own than ask your partner to do their part. And they may be completely happy with having you take care of business. But ... Views: 26
The world is geared up for the New Year celebrations, and all set to welcome 2017 in style. It’s the time to party and celebrate, get together with loved ones and make some new friends, strengthen bonds, remember the days gone by and look forward to the New Year!
During the holiday season, it ... Views: 20
With the New Year just around the corner, the environment is abuzz with celebrations. It’s all fun and frolic, excitement and anticipation. People like to celebrate New Year in their own way, some party hard, and some just relax with close friends and family at their home.
Gifting is one of ... Views: 22
One of the most popular subjects today is about developing Positive Relationships. In order to develop a Positive Relationship, it is important to identify the boundaries of relationships.
So what I think is important is to identify what is a toxic relationship. Because this will be the ... Views: 32
If someone was to think about what their friends are like, they may start to think about how supportive they are. These are then going to be the kind of people who are life-affirming, and it could then be said that that they have the right people in their life.
On one ... Views: 16
While one can share their life with people who support them, they can also be in a different position. As a result of this, the people they are closest to could be the ones who hold them back.
When one has people around them are able to support them, their life is going to be ... Views: 22
While someone can be in a position where they are around people who they can open up to, there is also the chance that this is not the case. When one can relate to the former, it could be how their life has been for as long as they can remember.
Having said that, there is also the chance ... Views: 25
By Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
July 11, 2016
Do you allow others to dump their negativity - their complaints, judgments, anger, self-centeredness and sense of entitlement - onto you?
Carmen, a client of mine, told me at the end of one of her sessions, "I'm no longer willing to be a trash can ... Views: 22
By Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
July 04, 2016
Are you giving love to your partner or others for the joy of giving, or are you giving to get love, attention or approval?
I received the following email, asking for my help:
"Hi, my name is Adam. I am living with my parents and I'm thinking of ... Views: 30
By Margaret Paul, Ph.D.
July 18, 2016
If your relationships are challenging, you might want to gain awareness and understanding of the taker-caretaker relationship system.
As we all know, relationships are generally very challenging, and one of the reasons is that we bring into our ... Views: 21
Let’s not kid ourselves; I am confident that you are wondering why I would seemingly be giving advice on how to end a relationship, rather than repair it. Interestingly, I find that we can learn a tremendous amount about relationships, by studying and scrutinizing what makes them thrive and ... Views: 38
With the New Year just around the corner, festivity is in the air. It’s the time for parties, celebration, but the holiday season could be reminiscent and nostalgic.
This is a perfect time to meet up with friends and family, express your thoughtfulness, interact, have some beautiful times ... Views: 31
Most of us are nowadays enjoying our year end break. Most of the times, this is all about relaxing, feasting, attending a party, and maybe dancing to some groovy music. Alternately, this is a fine time to catch up with friends and family.
We all think about gifting during Christmas and New ... Views: 26
The New Year is just around the corner; this is bound to be one of the happiest times of the year, and festivity is all around.
New Years are all about resolutions, celebrations, meeting up with friends, rejoicing old times and looking forward to the new. New Years are about feasting, ... Views: 24
If one was to get in touch with someone they know it could be because they need something. However, it doesn’t mean that this will always be the case, as there could be times when they don’t need anything.
During these moments, one may want to find out about what they have been ... Views: 29
When a relationship comes to an end, one can experience a sense of relief, and this can mean that they won’t feel the need to get back together with the person they were with. Even so, this doesn’t mean that the other person is having the same experience.
As a result, they can try and ... Views: 43
Recently, Dr. Romance has been asked a lot about how people can overcome paralysis and self-sabotage, so I thought I’d pass on my ideas on the subject. Getting in your own way is all about how you relate your yourself. In addition to not managing your time effectively, ... Views: 35
The holiday season is here; it’s the time to rejoice and celebrate. We sometimes take time out to recall all that is good and count our blessings!
Gifting is one of the most beautiful traditions associated with Christmas and New Year, but in the same coin, one often worries about the ideal ... Views: 32
There are some people who are able to connect with others, and then there are others who are unable to do so. When one can do this, there is a strong chance that they are going to be used to having people in their life that they are close to.
One on side this could mean that they will have ... Views: 56
When a relationship comes to an end, one can decide to take a break and to spend time by themselves. Through doing this, it can allow them to process the pain that they are experiencing, and then to gradually settle down.
This can then be a time when they will be healing themselves, and this ... Views: 50
With the New Year just around the corner, everyone’s busy shopping for gifts. This is fun, it’s a part of the festivities and something that definitely makes the yearend holiday season all the more special.
But figuring out the right gift for your loved ones can at times be tough, and you ... Views: 39
The year end is approaching, and it’s the time when we sit back, relax, take a break, and maybe take stock.
But most importantly, it’s the time when we celebrate. The holiday season is all about getting together with loved ones and rejoicing. And even shop for gifts.
Gifting is one of the ... Views: 30
The New Year is just around the corner; hey, it’s the time to celebrate. Gifts are just one of the things that make the New Year all the more special.
TeleSky Shopping gives you a chance to celebrate in an entirely new way. Gift your loved ones something they would find handy for everyday ... Views: 31
Finding the right lifelong partner can be one of the smartest moves a man or a woman can make. After a lengthy review of the current research, as well as the findings from our own 34 years of research on marriage, here are the five top ways a good marriage can enhance your life:
1. You can ... Views: 47
With the exception of impersonators, most people believe that they only have one voice. That voice is used to express one's feelings and needs. It can be vocalized either loudly or softly; it's tone can change from one of sarcasm to that of compassion; one's voice can be used to express ... Views: 64
Suffice it to say, that, most relationships will undergo some type of infidelity. Although we will never know, as we rely on survey data, which depends on honest individuals. If you understand, that means that adulterers have to tell the truth in the survey. What I will offer readers is a ... Views: 52
Dear Dr. Romance:
I have been reading your article "The Fine Art of Squirrel Hunting". I certainly will appreciate any wisdom or guidance that you can share. I'm a minister who ministers to congregations, and I was widowed several years ago.
1. I've pretty much ... Views: 37
More than anything I see expressed is that relationships are like two-way streets. Basically, the idea is that it takes two to.... Tango. In this expression, individuals hold that each partner in the relationship has certain obligations. Otherwise, they are to be held in contempt for ... Views: 65
I'd venture to say that everyone of us has had to deal with annoying people at some point in our lives. Whether it's a family member who is in everyone's business, a coworker who continually needs your assistance, the know-it-alls who always have to be right or a friend who talks incessantly, ... Views: 70
While it is relatively easy to say ‘yes’, the same can’t be said when it comes to saying ‘no’. In fact, there are going to be plenty of people who are unable to say ‘no’, and it could then be said that it doesn’t mean much when they say ‘yes’.
What this emphasises is how important it is for ... Views: 70
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“The pain later is part of the happiness now.” From the movie Shadowlands
There’s no better time than a lazy summer’s day to meditate on the Buddhist “Eight Worldly Concerns” of which ... Views: 66
Dr. Romance writes:
I’ve been dealing with a lot of unwanted changes, and it’s not easy. Losses, disappointments, changes – we all struggle when life doesn’t go our way. Why is it so hard to handle change? Then there are the changes we want to make, fight hard to make – losing weight, ... Views: 77
Trying to convince your ex soon after the breakup will not yield positive results; in fact will only firm their resolve to stay clear of you. You need a much nuanced approach to convince them that you are their best bet and here is how you can do that. Read on
Let the anger dissipate
No ... Views: 129
So ladies, want to know how to get a man back after a break up no matter the situation ?
After recently getting back with my girlfriend of 3 years I know what your going threw at the moment and can relate to you.
That is why i have some info you should take serious.
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Just when you think that your relationship is wonderful, something unexpected happens and your relationship is ruined. Whether this be a relationship that just begun, or a marriage losing your spouse can be one of the most difficult things to deal with. You are left with pain and questions that ... Views: 102
For those of us women that still have feelings for our ex, it can become a emotional rollercoaster. Many times men can be quite difficult to read, and you don't know whether or not he still loves you. You want him to be crazy about you like he once was, but are unsure of how to make it happen. ... Views: 112
How To Get Your Ex Attention?
So you are sick and tired of your ex acting as if you don't exist. You know your ex sees you, but they don't seem to notice you enough to want you back. Crushed, you try harder and harder, only to find your ex still having no response. Let's stop this game right ... Views: 111
Limo is the top choice of the people when it comes to transport hire. There are so many reasons for that. Limo is undoubtedly the luxurious and the beautiful car. People simply love it as the quality and the class provided by this queen is second to none. The combination of beauty, comfort and ... Views: 61
Limo is very much famous for its quality and class. The luxury and the absolute beauty of limo is second to none. It is one of the top priorities of people when it comes to car hiring. There are so many reasons why limo is the best choice and there are so many advantages of it as well. If you ... Views: 56
Your boyfriend just broke up with you and now your feelings have turn into feeling very alone. What should you do now? This is all depending a pond you. You should start by figuring out if you want your ex boyfriend back or not. If you find that you have no ambition to try to get your ex ... Views: 69
Is there anything more mortifying than making a fool of yourself in front of the ex boyfriend you still love? If you've done it, you're likely going to say it's the worst thing that can possibly happen to a woman. It's not, not in the big picture of life, but it is awful in the moment and in the ... Views: 61
Relationships can sometimes be something of a challenge. If you've been dating a guy for awhile and you've fallen into a predictable routine you may start to feel as though you are being taken advantage of. Many women feel this when they realize that their once attentive man, now rarely calls ... Views: 68
When one generally ignores their own needs and focuses on other people’s needs, they can be described as someone who rescues others. As a result of this, it is going to be normal for them to neglect their own life.
Out of Balance
It could be said that while it is good thing that one ... Views: 64
I find that most couples do not have a vision of their future in place. They do not know where they are going in life. They deal with things as they come up, live pay-check-to-pay-check or floating their lives on credit cards, putting out fires, and mechanically going through their days. They ... Views: 61